Collection Level Description: J.P. Jones Manuscripts
Reference: MSS. Top. Devon d. 1-2, e. 1-6
Title: J.P. Jones Manuscripts
Dates of Creation: 1810-52
Extent: 8 shelfmarks
Language of Material: English
John Pike Jones (1790-1857) of Chudleigh, Devon, was an antiquary. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Scope and Content
Collections relating to Devonshire compiled by John Pike Jones.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The manuscripts were bought from S. Drayton & Sons in 1884.
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valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see
Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the
Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol.
V, nos. 29462-9.
Jones | John Pike | 1790-1857 | Antiquary
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